Leonard Messel' Japanese Magnolia's have strap-like petals similar to Star Magnolia and the inside petals are white, and deciduous. In the spring pink flowers develop from deeper pink buds that adorn this plant even from an early age. The 'Leonard Messel' Japanese Magnolia shrub that eventually grows into a small tree is normally a slow growing, multi-stemmed shrub 10' high and 12' wide. The reflexed white flowers of the 'Leonard Messel' Magnolia bloom in the spring and will amaze your friends and neighbors with the intense and exotic fragrance.
The asymmetrical nature of the 'Leonard Messel' Japanese Magnolia bloom is very appealing to the eye The Spring blooms appear on the 'Leonard Messel' Japanese Magnolia Tree before the leaves creating a showy explosion of white and slight-pink petals. The Magnolia Trees are one of the oldest and most well established flowering trees in history. The 'Leonard Messel' Japanese Magnolia Tree is a very popular hybrid which brings together several favorable Japanese Magnolia characteristics.
Leonard Messel Japanese Magnolia Trees
Flowering Magnolia, Cherry and Dogwood Tree